List of symbols

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This is a list of graphical signs, icons, and symbols.

Languages

Manya that are part of a writing system that encodes a full spoken language are included in the Unicode standard, which also includes graphical symbols. See:

The remainder of this list focuses on graphemes not part of spoken language-encoding systems.

Scientific and engineering symbols[edit]

Consumer symbols[edit]

Further information: Category:Consumer symbols

Navigational symbols[edit]

Hazards[edit]

Food[edit]

Kosher symbols:

General consumer products[edit]

  • Shipping symbols[1] from ISO standard 780 "Pictorial marking for handling of goods"[2] or ASTM D5445 "Standard Practice for Pictorial Markings for Handling of Goods"[3] which depict shipping boxes as squares with rounded corners:
    • "Fragile": the silhouette of a wine glass
    • "This end up": a horizontal line with two arrows pointing up
    • "Do not stack": a filled-in box, under a crossed-out outlined box
    • "Maximum stack height": three boxes stacked vertically; the bottom one is filled in, the middle one is an outline with a number inside (the number of boxes to safely stack on top of this one), and the top one is an outline and crossed out
    • "Maximum stack weight": from the bottom upward: a box, a horizontal line, a wide arrow pointing down, and a number followed by "kg max"
    • "Keep dry": an umbrella with rain falling on it
    • "Protect from sunlight": a circle with rays coming out of it, with a box protected by a chevron
    • "Protect from radiation": the radiation symbol, separated from a box by a chevron
    • "Center of gravity": crosshairs pointing to the center of a dashed circle
    • "Do not roll": a box with a curved arrow above, and a cross-out line coming up from the box at an angle
    • "Do not use hand hooks"
    • "Do not use hand truck"
    • "Do not use forklift"
    • "Clamp as indicated": a filled-in box with a vertical line and inward-pointing arrow on the right and left
    • "Do not clamp": the same as "clamp as indicated", crossed out
    • "Sling here", the silhouette of a chain
    • A thermometer with a diagonal slash, indicating the maximum and minimum temperature

Property and pricing[edit]

Technology symbols[edit]

Naval[edit]

Religious and mystical symbols[edit]

A subset has been used as United States Department of Veterans Affairs emblems for headstones and markers.

A[edit]

B[edit]

C[edit]

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E[edit]

F[edit]

G[edit]

H[edit]

I[edit]

K[edit]

L[edit]

M[edit]

N[edit]

O[edit]

P[edit]

Q[edit]

R[edit]

S[edit]

T[edit]

U[edit]

V[edit]

W[edit]

Y[edit]

Heraldic symbols[edit]

Main article: Heraldry

Vexillological symbols (flags)[edit]

Main article: Vexillological symbol

Sports and games[edit]

Other[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]